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Police chase ends in Baconton

By Jennifer Emert - bio | email

ALBANY, GA (WALB) –  A high speed chase through Mitchell County ends when police throw out stop sticks and blow the suspects' tires.

John Williams of Baconton is charged with speeding, reckless driving, fleeing, eluding police, and an open container.

When officers tried to pull Williams over he took off up Georgia Highway 3 into Baconton.

With help from the Mitchell County Sheriff's office, officers put out stop sticks on Lester Road. Williams' car stopped in a yard, and he ran.

Officers tased him and took him into custody.

 

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